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Published: Friday, 9/28/2012 - Updated: 2 years ago

Scoreboard: 9-28

GLANTZ-CULVER LINE

Major League Baseball

National League

FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG LINE

Cincinnati -120 at Pittsburgh +110

Philadelphia -130 at Miami +120

at Atlanta -165 New York +155

at Milwaukee -280 Houston +240

at St. Louis -150 Washington +140

at Arizona -210 Chicago +190

at San Diego -115 San Francisco +105

at Los Angeles -260 Colorado +230

American League

at Baltimore -210 Boston +190

at Cleveland -110 Kansas City +100

New York -210 at Toronto +190

at Texas -120 Los Angeles +110

Detroit -145 at Minnesota +135

Tampa Bay -115 at Chicago +105

at Oakland -185 Seattle +175

NCAA Football

Tonight

FAVORITE OPEN TODAY O/U UNDERDOG

at BYU 27½ 27½ (50) Hawaii

Tomorrow

Virginia Tech-x 6 6½ (45½) Cincinnati

at UConn 18 16 (41½) Buffalo

at Illinois 1½ 1 (43) Penn St.

at Iowa 5½ 7 (46½) Minnesota

Texas Tech 1 3 (61) at Iowa St.

Clemson 9½ 8½ (60½) at Boston Col

Louisiana Tech 4 3 (60½) at Virginia

Ohio 25 24 (54) at UMass

Ball St. 2 1 (53½) at Kent St.

at North Carolina 23½ 27 (62) Idaho

at Northwestern 13½ 11½ (59) Indiana

at Purdue 16 16½ (63½) Marshall

at Wake Forest 4 2½ (60½) Duke

South Carolina 21 21 (48) at Kentucky

at Air Force 15 14½ (58) Colorado St.

TCU 17½ 17 (55½) at SMU

at N. Illinois 10 11½ (58½) Cent. Mich

UCLA 19½ 20 (60) at Colorado

San Jose St. Pk 2½ (59½) at Navy

Oregon-y 29 30½ (72½) Washington St.

Texas +2 1½ (65) at Okla St.

at Texas A&M 11 14 (64½) Arkansas

at West Virginia 10½ 11½ (81½) Baylor

at Michigan St. 1 2½ (42) Ohio St.

at Georgia 15½ 13½ (58) Tennessee

at California 2 Pk (54) Arizona St.

at Arizona 2½ 2½ (57) Oregon St.

at Alabama 32 30 (55) Mississippi

Miami (Ohio) 8½ 3 (59½) at Akron

at UCF 1 2½ (49½) Missouri

at East Carolina 5 4½ (52) UTEP

at Miami 3½ 3 (56½) NC State

Florida St. 15 17 (54½) at S Florida

at W. Michigan 3 1 (57) Toledo

Nevada 20 19 (65) at Texas St.

Louisville 11 10½ (49½) at So Miss.

UTSA +5 1 (55) at New Mex St.

at Nebraska 11½ 11½ (50½) Wisconsin

Tulsa 15½ 13½ (59½) at UAB

at Utah St. 17½ 20½ (52½) UNLV

Houston-z 7 7 (74) Rice

Boise St. 27 26 (51½) at NewMexico

at Fresno St. 8 7½ (61) San Diego St.

W. Kentucky Pk 2½ (55) at Arkansas St.

Troy 10 9½ (50½) at So Alabama

at Georgia Tech 28 27½ (63) Middle Tenn.

Louisiana-Monroe 17 17½ (56) at Tulane

x-at Landover, Md.

y-at Seattle

z-at Reliant Stadium

NFL

Sunday

FAVORITE OPEN TODAY O/U UNDERDOG

New England 3 4 (51) at Buffalo

at Detroit 6 4½ (51) Minnesota

at Atlanta 7 7 (48½) Carolina

San Francisco 3½ 4 (40½) at N.Y. Jets

at Kansas City +1½ 1 (44½) San Diego

at Houston 11 12 (45) Tennessee

Seattle 2½ 2½ (38) at St. Louis

at Arizona 6½ 5½ (39½) Miami

at Denver 6 6½ (48½) Oakland

Cincinnati 2½ 2½ (42½) at Jacksonville

at Green Bay 7 7½ (54) New Orleans

at Tampa Bay 2½ 2½ (47½) Washington

at Philadelphia 2 2 (47½) N.Y. Giants

Monday

at Dallas 3 3½ (42) Chicago

BOWLING

300 games

Ryan Neitzke, Timbers, 223-300-300--823

J.J. Westhoven, Jug's, 238-267-300--805

Ch.JuergensSouthwck,300-228-247--775

Rick Yantiss, Jug's, 258-300-215--773

Kevin Welsh, Jug's, 300-268-203--771

Dave Merritt, Southwyck, 234-300-237--771

Jim McDougall, Jug's, 267-184-300--751

Scott Pawlowski, Jug's, 224-300-214--738

John Henning, Jug's, 199-235-300--734

TorreyMossing,Southwck,208-300-205--713

Mike Spies, Southwyck, 193-198-300--691

Justin Reitz, Southwyck, 168-300-182--650

Chris Mulvey, Jug's, 183-300-164--647

High series

Men (775 or better)

Scott Meeker, Jug's 824

Ken Alexander, Jr., Jug's 816

Denny Kirk, Jug's 815

Bob Smotherman, Jug's 802

Ken Alexander, Jr., Jug's 797

Garrick Gray, Jug's 790

Beau Bowman, Jug's 789

Andy Ostrosky, Jug's 787

Brad Bowman, Jug's 784

Ronnie Moss., Southwyck 781

Charlie Juergens, Sthwck 775

Women (675 or better)

Brooke Summers, Jug's 763

Kerri Russell, Jug's 757

Tabitha Michalak, Timbers 746

Dawn Becker, Southwyck 739

Marilyn Brown, Southwck 715

Shelley Ditmyer, Jug's 708

Shellie Stone, Jug's 691

Janet Caughorn, Jug's 687

Metro High School

Clay Gold 66; Whitmer 63; Start 49.5; St. John's 48; Rogers 45.5; Southview 45; Northview 43.5; Central 43.6; Toledo Technical 42.5; Clay Green 41; Maumee 36.5; St. Francis 21.5; Cardinal Stritch 13; Bowsher 8.5

Boys Honor Roll (Series)

Keith Arnold (Whitmer) 230-254-261--745; Travis Kominek (Start) 211-206-247--664; Trevor Stopher (Whitmer) 237-160-256--653; Jeff Powell (Southview) 232-198-202--632.

Boys Honor Roll (Game)

Derek Brauer (Southview) 267; Kagen Schroyer (Clay) 255; Tommy Sandwich (St. John's) 235; AJ Whitmore (Northview) 232; Jacob Koles (Clay) 230; Brian Ball (Central) 228; Paul Bailey (Rogers) 228.

Girls Series

Cooper Isbell (Clay) 218-222-217--657; Taryn Carmody (Notre Dame) 182-182-202--566; Baleigh Fleck (Notre Dame) 181-191-190--562; Harleigh Isbell (Clay) 189-222-134--545.

NFL

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

N.Y. Jets 2 1 0 .667 81 75

Buffalo 2 1 0 .667 87 79

New England 1 2 0 .333 82 64

Miami 1 2 0 .333 65 66

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Houston 3 0 0 1.000 88 42

Jacksonville 1 2 0 .333 52 70

Tennessee 1 2 0 .333 67 113

Indianapolis 1 2 0 .333 61 83

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Baltimore 2 1 0 .667 98 67

Cincinnati 2 1 0 .667 85 102

Pittsburgh 1 2 0 .333 77 75

Cleveland 0 3 0 .000 57 75

West

W L T Pct PF PA

San Diego 2 1 0 .667 63 51

Denver 1 2 0 .333 77 77

Kansas City 1 2 0 .333 68 99

Oakland 1 2 0 .333 61 88

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Dallas 2 1 0 .667 47 54

Philadelphia 2 1 0 .667 47 66

N.Y. Giants 2 1 0 .667 94 65

Washington 1 2 0 .333 99 101

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Atlanta 3 0 0 1.000 94 48

Tampa Bay 1 2 0 .333 60 67

Carolina 1 2 0 .333 52 79

New Orleans 0 3 0 .000 83 102

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Minnesota 2 1 0 .667 70 59

Chicago 2 1 0 .667 74 50

Green Bay 1 2 0 .333 57 54

Detroit 1 2 0 .333 87 94

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Arizona 3 0 0 1.000 67 40

San Francisco 2 1 0 .667 70 65

Seattle 2 1 0 .667 57 39

St. Louis 1 2 0 .333 60 78

THURSDAY

Cleveland at Baltimore, late

SUNDAY

Tennessee at Houston, 1

San Diego at Kansas City, 1

Seattle at St. Louis, 1

New England at Buffalo, 1

Minnesota at Detroit, 1

Carolina at Atlanta, 1

San Francisco at N.Y. Jets, 1

Miami at Arizona, 4:05

Oakland at Denver, 4:05

Cincinnati at Jacksonville, 4:05

New Orleans at Green Bay, 4:25

Washington at Tampa Bay, 4:25

N.Y. Giants at Philadelphia, 8:20

Open: Indianapolis, Pittsburgh

MONDAY, OCT. 1

Chicago at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

college football

Mid-American Conference

Conference All games

East

W L PF PA W L PF PA

Kent St. 1 0 23 7 2 1 78 75

Miami 1 0 27 16 2 2 79 125

Ohio 0 0 0 0 4 0 146 72

Akron 0 0 0 0 1 3 144 150

Buffalo 0 1 7 23 1 2 86 102

BGSU 0 1 15 27 1 3 50 104

UMass 0 1 16 27 0 4 35 172

West

W L PF PA W L PF PA

Ball St. 1 0 37 26 3 1 136 144

Toledo 1 0 27 15 3 1 116 98

N. Illinois 0 0 0 0 3 1 123 88

C. Mich. 0 0 0 0 2 1 77 99

W. Mich. 0 0 0 0 2 2 112 97

E. Mich. 0 1 26 37 0 4 63 145

Saturday

Buffalo at UConn, Noon

Ball St. at Kent St., Noon

Miami at Akron, 2

Ohio at UMass, 3:30

Rhode Island at Bowling Green, 3:30

Cent. Michigan at N. Illinois, 3:30

Toledo at W. Michigan, 7

Big Ten

Conference All games

Legends

W L PF PA W L PF PA

Minnesota 0 0 0 0 4 0 119 67

N'western 0 0 0 0 4 0 125 74

Mich. St. 0 0 0 0 3 1 84 47

Nebraska 0 0 0 0 3 1 194 76

Iowa 0 0 0 0 2 2 82 74

Michigan 0 0 0 0 2 2 114 92

Leaders

W L PF PA W L PF PA

Ohio St. 0 0 0 0 4 0 151 69

Wisconsin 0 0 0 0 3 1 86 71

Indiana 0 0 0 0 2 1 108 64

Purdue 0 0 0 0 2 1 119 42

Illinois 0 0 0 0 2 2 106 104

Penn St. 0 0 0 0 2 2 88 61

Saturday

Minnesota at Iowa, Noon

Indiana at Northwestern, Noon

Penn St. at Illinois, Noon

Marshall at Purdue, 3:30

Ohio St. at Michigan St., 3:30

Wisconsin at Nebraska, 8 p.m.

National

Today

EAST

Holy Cross (0-3) at Harvard (2-0), 7

FAR WEST

Hawaii (1-2) at BYU (2-2), 8

Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

CLEVELAND INDIANS – Fired manager Manny Acta. Named bench coach Sandy Alomar interim manager.

National League

HOUSTON ASTROS – Named Bo Porter manager.

MIAMI MARLINS – Signed INF Adam Greenberg to a one-day contract, effective Oct. 2.

Frontier League

RIVER CITY RASCALS – Signed 1B Chris Andreas and OF Curran Redal to contract extensions.

ROCKFORD RIVERHAWKS – Sold the contract of RHP Kyle Schepel to the Arizona Diamondbacks.

TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS – Signed RHP Chris Kaminski.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CINCINNATI BENGALS – Signed S Chris Crocker. Terminated the contract of TE Donald Lee.

DALLAS COWBOYS – Signed P Brian Moorman. Released S Mana Silva.

DENVER BRONCOS – Released TE Cornelius Ingram from the practice squad. Signed LB Mike Mohamed to the practice squad.

HOUSTON TEXANS – Signed RB Davin Meggett to the practice squad.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS – Released LB Mike Mohamed from the practice squad. Signed LB Jerrell Harris to the practice squad.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS – Released TE Allen Reisner.

OAKLAND RAIDERS – Released OT Joe Barksdale.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS – Signed CB Greg Gatson to the practice squad.

HOCKEY

American Hockey League

WORCESTER SHARKS – Signed F Tim Kennedy, F Brandon Mashinter, F John McCarthy, F Frazer McLaren, D Matt Pelech and D Nick Petrecki.

LACROSSE

National Lacrosse League

EDMONTON RUSH – Signed F Ryan Ward, F Aaron Wilson and G Brodie MacDonald to one-year contracts.

COLLEGE

ALABAMA – Signed men's basketball coach Anthony Grant to a one-year contract extension through 2019.

PFEIFFER – Named Lars Keil men's lacrosse coach.

REGIS (MASS.) – Named James Sweeney aquatics director and men's and women's swimming and diving coach.

golf

Ryder Cup Tee Times

Today

Medinah, Ill.

Foursomes

8:20 a.m. — Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell, Europe, vs. Jim Furyk and Brandt Snedeker, United States

8:35 a.m. — Luke Donald and Sergio Garcia, Europe, vs. Phil Mickelson and Keegan Bradley, United States

8:50 a.m. — Lee Westwood and Francesco Molinari, Europe, vs. Jason Dufner and Zach Johnson, United States

9:05 a.m. — Ian Poulter and Justin Rose, Europe, vs. Tiger Woods and Steve Stricker, United States

PREP SOCCER

Girls

NORTHVIEW 4, SOUTHVIEW 0: Connor 2, Guwbe, Own goal

GENOA 2, EASTWOOD 2: G: Sheahan, Karikas. E: Niswander, Spencer

LAKE 2, WOODMORE 1: L: Antonacci, Encalado. W: Hines

OAK HARBOR 2, WAUSEON 1

SWANTON 4, DELTA 2

Boys

CENTRAL CATHOLIC 2, NAPOLEON 1: CC-Troy 2. N-Peckinpaugh

EMMANUEL CHRISTIAN 5, CARDINAL STRITCH 0: Snyder 2, R. Creech 2, N. Creech

SOUTHVIEW 6, CLAY 2: S: Blackmar 3, Yoshino, Turley, Bolanos. C: Dempsey, Bohland

DEFIANCE 6, LIBERTY CENTER 3: D: Tobias 3, Clellan, Chagoian, Hardy. LC: Overhaus 2, Mehlo

OTTAWA HILLS 1, NORTHVIEW 0: Pappas

ANTHONY WAYNE 2, NORWALK 0: Mills, Hansen

PERRYSBURG 3, ST. FRANCIS 0: Beaujean, Giesige, Ferguson

WOODMORE 6, LAKE 0: Anthony 2, Freund 2, Bowen, Brown

PREP VOLLEYBALL

Eastwood d. Rossford 25-12, 25-11, 25-15

Cardinal Stritch d. Ottawa Hills, 25-9, 25-7, 25-6

Southview d. Napoleon 25-11, 25-12, 28-26

Findlay d. Clay 25-14, 25-20, 25-15

Pettisville d. Stryker 25-22, 25-17, 25-21

Northwood d. Emmanuel Christian 20-25, 25-17, 25-21, 25-16

Notre Dame d. Central Catholic 25-9, 25-15, 24-26, 25-8

Springfield d. Bowling Green 25-19, 20-25, 19-25, 25-22, 15-10

Woodmore d. Genoa 24-26, 25-18, 25-20, 22-25, 15-9

prep tennis

MAUMEE VALLEY 3, OTTAWA HILLS 2

Issa (MV) d. Bhatt, 6-4, 6-4; Jaara (MV) d. Mohan, 6-1, 6-3; Rana (MV) d. Healy, 6-4, 6-4; Boice/Healy (OH) d. Swartzell/Bergeon, 6-2, 6-2; Berrie//Berrie (OH) d. Shin/Safadi, 6-0, 6-2.

NOTRE DAME 3, PERRYSBURG 0

Nahhas (ND) d. J.Northcutt 6-0,6-1; T.McNamara (ND) d. K.Northcutt 6-0,6-0; Eid (ND) led Spidel 6-4, 5-0; Clark/K.McNamar (ND) led Conley/Kiel 6-4,3-0; Ajmera/Cady (ND) d. Hayes/Ritter 6-1,6-1

WAUSEON 4, TOLEDO CHRISTIAN 1

Beck (TC) d. Hayati, 6-4, 6-0; Ward (W) d. Tipping, 6-1, 6-4; Hernandez (W) d. Fischer, 6-2, 6-2; King/Frank (W) d. Brown/Laughlin, 6-1, 6-0; Eberly/Rolf (W) d. Reed/Baszuleski, 6-2, 6-1

City League Tournament

At Jermain Park

Team results: Start 15, Woodward 13, Bowsher 10, Rogers 6, Waite 6.

Championship matches--No. 1 singles: Kayla May (Waite) d. Ashley Bricker (Start) 6-4, 6-3. No. 2 singles:Cierra Dreslinski (Start) d. Paula De La Lastra (Woodward) 6-1, 7-6. No. 3 singles: Veronica Lugo (Start) d. Kara Thornton (Bowsher) 7-5, 2-6, 7-6. No. 1 doubles: Emily Aossey-Angela Giovannucci (Rogers) d. Kimani Edwards-Anastasia Rubin (Woodward) 6-4, 6-2. No. 2 doubles: Rebecca Sheets-Brittanee Davis (Bowsher) d. K'Shawnna Barnett-RaShawnn Michael (Woodward) 6-0, 6-3.

Third-place matches--No. 1 singles: Fitchpatric (Woodward) d. Napolski (Bowsher) 7-6, 1-6, 6-4. No. 2 singles: Hindall (Waite) d. Peace (Bowsher) 6-3, 7-6. No. 3 singles: Sandridge (Woodward) d. Houston (Rogers) 6-0, 6-2. No. 1 doubles: Bauman-Lascola (Start) d. Dresch-Garber (Bowsher) 6-3, 6-2. No. 2 doubles: Falk-Miles (Start) d. Baucom-Vehue (Rogers) 6-4, 7-6.

HOLE-IN-ONE

GARY ALEX, No. 2 at Calderone Golf Course, 161 yards, 7 iron.

PREP GOLF

Boys

Division II Sectionals

(Top 3 teams and top 4 individuals from nonqualifying teams advance to district)

At Detwiler GC

Team scores: Wauseon 324 (Dominque 79, Tefft 81, Rupp 86, Williams 78), Huron 329 (Bollenbacher 76, Myles 80, Springer 85, Lehrer 88), Archbold 336 (Wyse 79, Short 87, Boyers 80, Cvellar 90), Lake 337, Liberty Center 341,Swanton 342, Rossford 351, Eastwood 356, Delta 364, Genoa 379, Evergreen 380.

Individuals: Davis (Liberty Center) 75, O'Reardon (Swanton) 79, Brockbader (Eastwood) 80, Wilson (Lake) 83.

At Country Acres

Team scores: Van Wert 325 (Brake 77, Turnwald 80, Price 82, Hernandez 86), Napoleon 331 (Hoops 77, Peppers 82, Gebers 86, Taylor 86), Bryan 335 (Miller 80, Shaffer 84, Vogelsong 84, Martin 87), Liberty-Benton 344, St. Marys 348, Kenton 361, Ottawa-Glandorf 377 Lima Shawnee 379, Lima Bath 386, Coldwater 429, Paulding 455.

Individuals: Neiling (Liberty-Benton) 78 Bowman (St. Marys) 79, Hensel (Kenton) 81, Hoehne (Liberty-Benton) 83.

Division III Sectionals

At Ironwood

Team scores: North Central 335 (Turner 78, Peterson 85, VanDeVoorde 86, Hutchinson 86), Stryker 344 (T. Clingaman 79, H. Clingaman 82, Ruffer 86, Fox 97), Patrick Henry 355 (Tietje 81, Nelson 87, Nickels 92, Hoffer 95); North Baltimore 355, Miller City 372, Hicksville 374, Edon 375, Montpelier 381, Toledo Christian 383, Fayette 384, Holgate 388, Hilltop 400, Edgerton 422

Individuals: Fuka (Miller City) 81, Bean (North Baltimore) 83, Grandsko (Toledo Christian) 83, Grim (Holgate) 84

At Green Hills

Team scores: Ottawa Hills 295, Woodmore 318, Fremont St. Joseph 322, Crestline 337, Cardinal Stritch 339, Colonel Crawford 345, Gibsonburg 362, Sandusky St. Mary 371, Old Fort 375, Lakota 385, Northwood 449, Bettsville 475, Danbury 497

Individuals: Harrison (Cardinal Stritch) 74, Barnett (Crestline) 78, Cook (Colonial Crawford) 80, Crooks (Sandusky St. Mary) 81

Regular season

ANTHONY WAYNE 163, ST. FRANCIS164

AW: Bialecki 38, Kottenbrock 39, Smith 42, Gray 44. SF: Austin 41, Mitchell 41, Williams 41, Rinker 41

PREP FOOTBALL

City League

THURSDAY

Bowsher 84, Woodward 7

TODAY

Rogers at Waite

Scott at Start

Three Rivers Athletic Conf.

TODAY

Central Catholic at Fremont Ross

Whitmer at Clay

St. Francis at Findlay

St. John's at Lima Senior

Northern Lakes League

TODAY

Anthony Wayne at Bowling Green

Napoleon at Maumee

Springfield at Northview

Southview at Perrysburg

Northern Buckeye Conference

TODAY

Eastwood at Rossford

Elmwood at Lake

Woodmore at Fostoria

Otsego at Genoa

Toledo Area Athletic Conf.

TODAY

Toledo Christian at Danbury

Edon at Ottawa Hills

Northwood at Hilltop

SATURDAY

Gibsonburg vs. Cardinal Stritch at Clay

Northwest Ohio Athletic League

TODAY

Montpelier at Archbold

Bryan at Wauseon

Delta at Patrick Henry

Columbus Grove at Evergreen

Liberty Center at Swanton

Other Northwest Ohio

TODAY

Liberty-Benton at Arcadia

Fremont St. Joe at Lakota

Holgate at Ayersville

Cory-Rawson at McComb

Seneca East at North Baltimore

Oak Harbor at Edison

Margaretta at Port Clinton

Arlington at Van Buren

SATURDAY

Livingston County at Fostoria St. Wendelin

Southeast Michigan

TODAY

Bedford at Ann Arbor Pioneer

Blissfield at Hillsdale

Columbia Central at Erie Mason

Whiteford at Summerfield

Woodward 0 0 0 7 – 7

Bowsher 24 32 14 14 – 84

B–Barron 30 fumble return (Reid run)

B–Rush 5 fumble return (Jones pass from Jewell)

B–Reid 3 run (Johnson run)

B–Reid 10 reun (Reid run)

B–Reid 8 (Collins run)

B–Collins 9 run (Washington run)

B–Jones 32 pas from Jewell (Collins kick)

B–Menchaca 73 kickoff return (run failed)

B–Johnson 11 run (Johnson pass from Jewell)

W–Edmond 40 pass from Edwards (Jimenez kick)

B–King 8 run (Smith run)

B–Walker 8 run (run failed)

Sportlight

Sept. 28

1920–A Chicago grand jury indicts eight members of the Chicago White Sox on charges of fixing the 1919 World Series, known as the "Black Sox Scandal." White Sox owner Charles Comiskey immediately suspends the eight players.

1940–Bud Brennan, a spectator at Memorial Stadium, races out of the stands and attempts to tackle Michigan's Tom Harmon at the 3-yard line. Harmon easily evades Brennan and completes an 86-yard touchdown run, his third return for a touchdown, in a 41-0 rout of California.

1951–Norm Van Brocklin of Los Angeles throws for an NFL-record 554 yards and five touchdowns to lead the Rams to a 54-14 rout of the New York Yankees. Elroy Hirsch catches four of the touchdown passes.

1964–Australia beats the Unites States 3-2 to win the Davis Cup, the first time it's played on clay courts.

1968–The Atlanta Chiefs beat the San Diego Toros 3-0 to win the first NASL championship.

1969–Minnesota's Joe Kapp throws for 449 yards and seven touchdown passes to tie an NFL record and give the Minnesota Vikings a 52-14 victory over the Baltimore Colts.

1976–Muhammad Ali wins a unanimous 15-round decision over Ken Norton at Yankee Stadium in New York to retain his world heavyweight title.

1979–Larry Holmes knocks out Earnie Shavers in the 11th round at Las Vegas to retain his WBC heavyweight title.

1985–Tight end Brian Foster of Rhode Island catches 18 passes for 327 yards to set an NCAA record in a 32-27 loss Brown.

1996–Troy Davis of Iowa State rushes for 378 yards, the third highest total in major-college history, to lead the Cyclones past Missouri 45-31.

1996–Nebraska and Penn State become the fifth and sixth major colleges to win 700 games, following Michigan, Notre Dame, Texas and Alabama. Nebraska pounds Colorado State 65-9 and Penn State beats Wisconsin 23-20.

1997–Wendy Ward records the lowest total in relation to par in the 47-year history of the LPGA tour for her first victory. Ward's 23-under 265 gives her a two-shot victory in the Fieldcrest Cannon Classic. Ward, who made just one bogey all week, closes with 13 consecutive pars to match Kelly Robbins' LPGA record for the lowest 72-hole total.

2000–Tampa Bay forward Gordie Dwyer is suspended for 23 games by the NHL for manhandling two officials in attempts to fight opponents during an exhibition game on Sept. 19 against Washington.

2001–Alex Rodriguez of Texas hits his 50th homer in an 11-2 victory over Anaheim and becomes the 20th player to hit 50 homers in a season.

2003–Dante Hall becomes the first player in NFL history to return a kick for a touchdown in three straight games, taking one back 97 yards to give Kansas City a go-ahead score in the fourth quarter of its 17-10 win over Baltimore.

2008–Brett Favre throws a career-high and Jets-record six touchdown passes, three to Laveranues Coles, and New York takes advantage of mistakes by Arizona in a big second quarter of a 56-35 victory. Kurt Warner completes 40 of 57 passes for 472 yards and two TDs for Arizona.



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